Polish First Aid Student Manual for all our Online and Classroom Courses

Polish language first aid manuals are now available to all students on all ProTrainings classroom, online and blended first aid courses.  We have translated our main first aid plus manuals and this is available free from the student resources section of all registered students.   KeithProTrainings Europe was set up by to offer classroom training Read More …

LIFEPAK 1000 AED Faults

LIFEPAK 1000 automatic external defibrillators (AEDs)  have a risk of device shutting down unexpectedly during patient treatment and possible failure to deliver therapy.  Manufactured by Physio-Control – risk of unexpected device shutdown due to an intermittent connection between the battery and device contacts. KeithProTrainings Europe was set up by to offer classroom training nationally and video Read More …

AED units on aircraft

AED units on aircraft are becoming more widespread and the UK Resus Council on their website have added some useful information and they have added a video from the BBC where AED’s are discussed. Airline staff are trained in basic first aid and they have been carrying first aid kits since 2004 but the introduction of Read More …

Disability Awareness Video Online Course Now Live – Supporting Enhance the UK

Disability Awareness is a very important subject but until now understanding it has not been easy to learn. We have teamed up with Enhance the UK, a disability charity to develop this educational course to improve disability awareness. Fifty percent of all proceeds from course sales go direct to Enhance the UK to further support their excellent work Read More …

Blended First Aid at Work online training launched

Blended First Aid at Work courses launched by ProTrainings.  We are the first to launch the new HSE option for EFAW and FAW courses in the workplace.  We have introduced all options for these courses including, Driver CPC, Equestrian and Forestry versions of the courses. KeithProTrainings Europe was set up by to offer classroom training Read More …

AED units, what are they and do they have to cost so much?

AED units are becoming widely available but why do we have them? Sudden cardiac arrest is a leading cause of premature death in the UK, but with immediate treatment, many lives can be saved. Sudden cardiac arrest occurs because the electrical rhythm that controls the heart is replaced by a chaotic disorganised electrical rhythm called Read More …

Coaching in the Workplace – Course of the Week

Coaching is a process that develops a person to do either the job that they are hired to do or the job that they ultimately want to do. It unlocks barriers and overcomes obstacles that are preventing an individual from getting where they want to be. This course is about empowerment and about instilling confidence, effective Read More …

Epinephrine Auto-Injector Needle Length Report Published

Epinephrine auto-injectors needle length is important to ensure that the drug gets where its needed and there have been concerns with some brands of auto-injector that the needle length is not sufficient when used on some children and adolescents in the treatment of food allergies.  A new report published on the Emerade website published the results. Read More …

Lifevac Choking Emergency Device

Lifevac choking emergency device is a new product available to first aiders. Choking is a life threatening emergency which can be easily treated with a mix of five back slaps and five abdominal thrusts which are then repeated.  In most cases this is very successful but what do you do if the patient does not Read More …

AED IPAD SP1 IS “Soaring” Success at Gatwick Airport

Today (April 2nd, 2015) the rollout of over 85 iPAD SP1 defibrillators began across Gatwick Airport. This project sees the replacement and upgrade of ALL of the old defibrillators across the site with state-of-the-art technology offered by the SP1. It also includes many new sites, both static and responding, at the airport.  KeithProTrainings Europe was Read More …